Understanding Poetry

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Cleanth Brooks, Robert Penn Warren
Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1960 - American poetry - 584 pages
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User Review  - Steph - Goodreads

Great teacher resource or reference for people who enjoy good poetry and good criticism of poetry as well. Also recommend for college students who are required to critique/explicate poetry; this ... Read full review

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User Review  - Stephen - Goodreads

I knew this in an earlier edition co-edited with Robert Penn Warren which was used in my high school English class. Good on the bookshelf for its application of New Criticism in the 1960s. If you just ... Read full review

Contents

Asterisks indicate poems that are analyzed
1
A Psalm of Life HENRY WADSWORTH LONGFELLOW
8
Narrative Poems
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Copyright

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